Lifetime Movie Channel announced they would be producing a film about late singer, Aaliyah. The decision to cast Zendaya Coleman (poor choice) has to play Aaliyah has many fans in an uproar. Aaliyah's family are pissed, and say they were never contacted, nor did they authorize the biopic.
Aaliyah's family is on the attack against "Lifetime" … vowing to stop production on her biopic. Lifetime plans to start filming this summer … chronicling the R&B singer's life and tragic death. 17-year-old Disney actress Zendaya has been cast as Aaliyah — who died in 2001 in a plane crash.